Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Reverb15 Day 2: surprises

The magnolia in our front garden went crazy this Winter. Ordinarily, I wouldn't think it worthy of mention -- even though it stopped me in my tracks every time I walked out the front door -- but, to be honest, up until that point I had given up on it. 

It had been looking so straggly the past few years, I just assumed it was past its prime and that it would be just a matter of time before we needed to make a decision re: chopping it down. The wild blooms felt like a beautiful reminder that things we’ve given up for dead may still surprise us with a new lease of life. 

What surprised you this year?

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This prompt is part of the Reverb15 reflective writing challenge. You are welcome to dive in at any time! If you’re catching up, you can check out all prompts so far in the Reverb archive.

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